VermiComposting | Greensutra | India

Vermicomposting : Basics and Facts

Compost from VermiComposting contains more antibiotic properties and higher amounts of natural plant growth hormones. VermiComposting is the process of composting organic waste using different species of worms. Compost produced using this method is known[…]

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The Ice Stupa Project | Greensutra | India

The Ice Stupa Project : Indias Artificial Glaciers 2.0

The Ice Stupa Project (Artificial Glaciers) is an innovative way to manage water shortage crisis in Northern India. Most villages in Ladakh, the cold mountain desert in the extreme north of India, are located around[…]

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BioPlastics : The Truth about Biodegradable Plastics | Greensutra | India

Bioplastics : The truth about Biodegradable Plastics

Most BioPlastics take approximately 3 to 6 months to decompose fully. BioPlastics : The truth about BioDegradable Plastics Bioplastics is a term that is used to describe all Bio-Based Polymers. Bioplastics are These polymers are[…]

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Composting Basics

Composting Basics : Things you need to know

Browns + Greens + Water = Composting Basics Composting is natures way to recycle organic matter. The general process of composting is to break down solid waste to its simplest parts. This results in high-carbon,[…]

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Waste Classification | Greensutra | India

Waste Classification: Definitions and Types

Waste Classification is the first and most important step for Recycling, Reusing and Reducing. Almost every activity results in the generation of solid waste. India is one of the largest waste generator in the world.[…]

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Waste Segregation | Greensutra

Start Waste Segregation at Source

Waste segregation reduces 250-tonne of garbage dump. On 18 July 2017, MCGM (Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai) in its circular, set a deadline of 2 October 2017 directing all respective wards to process waste by[…]

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Plastic Recycling Process | Greensutra | India

Plastic Recycling Process : All You Need to Know

Approximately 6 Million Tonnes of Plastic Waste goes un-recycled every year in India. The idea of reusing products has been around for quite some time. Though the plastic recycling process has its limitations and flaws,[…]

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